Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
FXUS64 KTSA 241728
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Tulsa OK
1228 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM/KROG.
A few scattered showers/thunderstorms will be possible across northwest
Arkansas through mid afternoon in association with mid level circulation.
Additional thunderstorms also possible in the BVO area by mid/late
afternoon near outflow boundary. Exact timing of convection overnight
still remains uncertain and will generally cover eastern Oklahoma
TAF sites with prob30 groups. Otherwise, VFR conditions are expected
outside any thunderstorm activity.
.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016/
A few breaks in the cloud cover this morning has allowed temps
to quickly warm into the upper 70s in many locations. High
temperatures have been raised for this afternoon by a few degrees
across most areas before clouds begin to fill back in.
MCV from overnight thunderstorm complex, currently over east-
central Oklahoma, will provide focus for additional showers and
thunderstorms along/east of feature this afternoon. Additional
strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across portions of
northeast Oklahoma by mid to late afternoon as outflow boundary
pushes south to near the Oklahoma/Kansas border.